Acadia University campus, aerial view.

General statistics

Students who identify as Indigenous Less than 2%
Academic staff who identify as Indigenous Less than 2%

Financial support

+ Other

One bursary

Financial guidance

Acadia provides assistance through its Financial Aid Office and its Aboriginal Student Advisor


Academic counselling
General counselling
Peer-to-peer mentoring
Employment/career counselling
+ Other

Aboriginal Student Advisor


Social or cultural events
Gathering space
Elder engagement
+ Other

Mi'kmaq content in Matriculation and Convocation cetermonies, student and faculty research involving indigenous communities, educational opportunities to learn about Indigenous cultures and issues, visiting Indigenous scholars and professionals in Arts and Sciences, Indigenous Students Society of Acadia (ISSA) ratified as a student club by the Acadia Students' Union